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അതിരപ്പിള്ളി വെള്ളച്ചാട്ടത്തില്‍ ജലസമൃദ്ധി കുറഞ്ഞു.

അതിരപ്പിള്ളി വെള്ളച്ചാട്ടത്തില്‍ ജലസമൃദ്ധി കുറഞ്ഞു.   അതിരപ്പിള്ളി വെള്ളച്ചാട്ടത്തില്‍ ജലസമൃദ്ധി കുറഞ്ഞു. പെരിങ്ങല്‍ക്കുത്ത് ഡാമില്‍ നിന്നുള്ള ജലപ്രവാഹം തീരെ കുറഞ്ഞതാണ് അതിരപ്പിള്ളി മെലിയാന്‍ കാരണം. വര്‍ഷക്കാലം തിമിര്‍ത്തു പെയ്ത സമയത്ത് അതിരപ്പിള്ളി വെള്ളച്ചാട്ടം സമൃദ്ധിയായിരുന്നു. ഇപ്പോഴത്തെ അവസ്ഥ ഇങ്ങനെയാണ്. നിറഞ്ഞൊഴുകിയ വെള്ളം ഇപ്പോഴില്ല. വിനോദസഞ്ചാരികള്‍ക്ക് തൊട്ടടുത്തു വരെ പോകാം. രണ്ടാഴ്ച മുമ്പു വരെ ജലത്തിന്റെ കുത്തൊഴുക്കു കാരണം അടച്ചിട്ട വിനോദസഞ്ചാര കേന്ദ്രമാണിതെന്ന് ആരും പറയില്ല. അത്രയ്ക്കു വരണ്ടു അതിരപ്പിള്ളിയും താഴെയുള്ള ചാലക്കുടി പുഴയും. വാഴച്ചാല്‍ മുതല്‍ അതിരപ്പിള്ളി […]

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Tripunithura Athachamayam Festival 2018 August 15

Tripunithura Athachamayam Festival 2018 August 15 Athachamayam Festival or Attachamayam Festival marks the beginning of the annual 10 days Onam Festival in Kerala, South India. Athachamayam or Atha Chamayam is conducted on the Atham day (Attam) of the Malayalam month of Chingam (August – September). Athachamayam Festival takes place at Tripunithura (Thripoonithura) a suburb of […]

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Master plan for Kovalam on cards

Master plan for Kovalam on cards The Kerala Tourism department is preparing a master plan for the comprehensive development of Kovalam. The tourism minister, Kadakampally Surendran has informed that necessary infrastructure facilities will be set up at Kovalam before the next tourism season. The new facilities include toilets, parking facility, waste management system, safety measures and street […]

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Kerala Tourism plans five-month promotional campaign

Kerala Tourism plans five-month promotional campaign With an aim to increase the domestic tourist inflow to the state by 50 per cent by 2021, the Kerala Tourism Department is planning to have a five-month promotional campaign in nine states. The outbreak of Nipah virus has adversely affected the tourism industry of Kerala in recent months. […]

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Kerala Tourism Regulatory Authority draft bill gets ready

Kerala Tourism Regulatory Authority draft bill gets ready The draft of Tourism Regulatory Authority Bill, aimed to monitor and control the tourism industry in Kerala, is getting ready. The final bill will be enacted after considering the comments and suggestions of the industry experts. Tourism News Live has received a copy of the draft bill. […]

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Wayanad Ghat reopens for travellers

Wayanad Ghat reopens for travellers Travel restrictions imposed to the vehicles going through the Wayanad ghat has lifted temporarily, as informed by Kozhikode District Collector U V Jose. The travel restriction was due to landslides on the road followed by heavy rains. Now the restriction is being relaxed temporarily as the rain has subsided.All vehicles […]

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Underground museum for Padmanabha Swami Temple

Underground museum for Padmanabha Swami Temple Union Minister of State for Tourism Alphons Kannanthanam, told the media that the Central Government is willing to build a high-security underground museum near the Sree Padmanabhaswamy Temple in Thiruvananthapuram so that devotees can have ‘darshan’ of the treasure. The minister has met Travancore royal family members Pooyam Thirunal […]

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Kerala’s chips market is worth Rs 600 crore

Kerala’s chips market is worth Rs 600 crore Banana chips market in Kerala, considered to be of the size Rs 600 crore, is going to expand further as national and international brands have shown interest in taking Kerala’s ‘humble’ banana chips to other parts of the country, said an industry expert. “Kellogg’s is sourcing banana […]

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Adventure tourism makes waves in Kerala

Adventure tourism makes waves in Kerala MuddyBoots zipline on Vythiri-Tharuvana road in Wayanad   | Photo Credit: Aswin V.N. more-in On the world tourism map, Kerala once meant laid-back, secluded beaches and misty hills. However, in the last few years, another word has been added to the lexicon defining the State — adventure. From surfing […]

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